Yui Kamiji misses out on French Open wheelchair doubles crown

Tennis Oct 11, 2020

Yui Kamiji misses out on French Open wheelchair doubles crown

Yui Kamiji, winner of the French Open women's wheelchair singles title, missed out on her third Grand Slam doubles crown of 2020 when she and her British partner Jordanne Whiley lost in Saturday's final. Kamiji and Whiley, who together won the Australian Open doubles title ...

Momoko Ohtani sets up all-Japanese final against Yui Kamiji

Tennis Oct 9, 2020

Momoko Ohtani sets up all-Japanese final against Yui Kamiji

Momoko Ohtani will face three-time French Open winner Yui Kamiji in the first all-Japanese women's wheelchair singles final at Roland Garros after the relative newcomer pulled off an upset victory over the defending champion on Thursday. Tournament debutant Ohtani stunned the No. 1 seeded Dutchwoman ...

French Open to allow just 1,000 fans a day at Roland Garros

Tennis Sep 25, 2020

French Open to allow just 1,000 fans a day at Roland Garros

A maximum of only 1,000 spectators will be allowed each day at Roland Garros after the French government insisted Thursday on tougher restrictions to counter the resurgence of the coronavirus. Organizers of the French Open, which gets under way four months later than planned in ...

Yui Kamiji falls in women's wheelchair final at French Open

Tennis Jun 9, 2019

Yui Kamiji falls in women's wheelchair final at French Open

Japan's Yui Kamiji failed in her attempt to win a third straight French Open women's wheelchair singles title on Saturday, while compatriot Shingo Kunieda prevailed in the men's wheelchair doubles for the first time in three years. Kamiji lost 6-1, 6-0 to Dutch No. 1 ...

Clay a big challenge for Naomi Osaka

Tennis May 25, 2019

Clay a big challenge for Naomi Osaka

by Joel Tansey

It's been 10 months since a woman other than Naomi Osaka hoisted a Grand Slam singles trophy, but if the star is to make it three majors in a row she's going to have to do something she hasn't done at any level as ...